1961 - The TV Series

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The Avengers (1961 TV Series)
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A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentricly suave British agent and his predominately female partners. (60 mins.)
 
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The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961 TV Series)
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The misadventures of a TV writer both at work and at home. (30 mins.)
 
3.
Dr. Kildare (1961 TV Series)
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The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor. (60 mins.)
 
4.
The Defenders (1961 TV Series)
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A Father-Son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day. (60 mins.)
 
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Ben Casey (1961 TV Series)
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Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland. (60 mins.)
 
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Ripcord (1961 TV Series)
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Operating their skydiving service company "Ripcord", Jim Buckley and Ted McKeever are able to get to... (30 mins.)
 
7.
A for Andromeda (1961 TV Series)
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Set in 1970, a team of scientists decipher a mysterious signal from space and discover that it provides... (45 mins.)
 
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The Joey Bishop Show (1961 TV Series)
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Joey Barnes is the host of a TV talk show originating in New York. Each episode dealt with events in his personal and professional life as a celebrity... (30 mins.)
 
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Whispering Smith (1961 TV Series)
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Whispering Smith was a detective on the Denver, Colorado Police Department in the 1870s. This show took case histories from Smith's adventures... (30 mins.)
 
10.
Bus Stop (1961 TV Series)
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Grace owns the bus stop in Sunrise CO. She, waitress Elma, Sheriff Will and D.A. Glenn watch life through the stories which unfold as passengers arrive and then depart the small town. (60 mins.)
 
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Car 54, Where Are You? (1961 TV Series)
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The misadventures of two of New York's finest (a Mutt and Jeff pair) in the mythical 53rd precinct in the Bronx... (30 mins.)
 
12.
Hazel (1961 TV Series)
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George Baxter was a highly successful corporation lawyer who was always in control of everything at the office... (30 mins.)
 
13.
Supercar (1961 TV Series)
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Gerry Anderson's first science fiction Supermarionation series. Super Car was a prototype vehicle that could travel in the air... (30 mins.)
 
14.
The Dick Powell Theatre (1961 TV Series)
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Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was... (60 mins.)
 
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Hancock (1961 TV Series)
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Comedian Tony Hancock stars, in this BBC situation comedy TV series, as Anthony Aloysius St John Hancock, a down-at-heel comedian living in East Cheam. (25 mins.)
 
16.
87th Precinct (1961 TV Series)
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Manhattan's 87th precinct forms the backdrop for this grim and gritty police drama based on the long-running series of novels by Ed McBain... (60 mins.)
 
17.
'Way Out (1961 TV Series)
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A new drama in the macabre genre was broadcast each week hosted by Roald Dahl. (25 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
18.
Sir Francis Drake (1961 TV Series)
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The adventures of Sir Francis Drake during the 1500's. Sir Francis is probably one of the most famous explorers of the high seas... (25 mins.)
 
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The New Breed (1961 TV Series)
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"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Cain's Hundred (1961 TV Series)
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A former underworld lawyer goes to work for the Federal Government, determined to bring 100 top criminals to justice. (60 mins.)
 
21.
The Rag Trade (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
22.
The Asphalt Jungle (1961 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
23.
The Americans (1961 TV Series)
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Inspired by James Warner Bellah's "The Valiant Virginians," a 1953 book that had previously been serialized... (60 mins.)
 
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Ghost Squad (1961 TV Series)
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The adventures of the agents of Scotland Yard's secret undercover crime unit, dubbed "The Ghost Squad". (60 mins.)
 
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Target: The Corruptors (1961 TV Series)
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The show featured a newspaper reporter, Paul Marino, and his undercover agent, Jack Flood, as they infiltrated... (60 mins.)
 
26.
Frontier Circus (1961 TV Series)
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A one-ring circus travels through the American West in the 1880's. (60 mins.)
 
27.
Everglades (1961 TV Series)
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In this syndicated series, Lincoln Vail was a local law enforcement official patrolling the wilderness area in his airboat. He had frequent dealings with the local Seminoles and worked diligently to protect the wildlife. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Follow the Sun (1961 TV Series)
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The show follows the adventures of two free-lance magazine writers based in Hawaii. (60 mins.)
 
29.
Window on Main Street (1961 TV Series)
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Cam Brooks, a writer, returns to Millsberg, his hometown, and renews his friendship with the editor of the local newspaper... (30 mins.)
 
30.
Gunslinger (1961 TV Series)
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Cord, a gunfighter, works undercover for the local army garrison commander, trying to help keep peace in the territory. (60 mins.)
 
31.
The Hathaways (1961 TV Series)
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Suburban couple with three chimps as "children". (30 mins.)
Director: Ezra Stone
 
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The Bob Cummings Show (1961 TV Series)
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Charter pilot Bob flew everywhere, often playing amateur detective. He had an aerocar, a vehicle which... (30 mins.)
 
33.
Margie (1961 TV Series)
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Margie is an average teenager but it's the 1920's and so many things are changing. Living with her parents and brother Cornell... (30 mins.)
 
34.
Straightaway (1961 TV Series)
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Scott and Clipper are partners in the Straightaway Garage, where they design, build, and service racing cars. (30 mins.)
 
35.
Shannon (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
36.
King of Diamonds (1961 TV Series)
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John King, the two-fisted, globe-trotting chief of security for the world's diamond industry, travels... (30 mins.)
 
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The Investigators (1961 TV Series)
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Russ Andrews, Steve Banks and Bill Davis are investigators working for a very successful detective agency in New York City... (60 mins.)
 
38.
Father of the Bride (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
39.
Pathfinders to Venus (1961 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
40.
Adventure Story (1961 TV Series)
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About two young adventurers stuck on an island.
 
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Westinghouse Playhouse (1961 TV Series)
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Nan, a successful Broadway star, marries Dan McGovern a widower. On their way home, Dan tells her that he had not told his two children... (30 mins.)
 
42.
Tallahassee 7000 (1961 TV Series)
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Special Agent Lex Rogers of the Florida Sheriff's Bureau travels the state to assist local police departments fight crime in their jurisdiction. (30 mins.)
 
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The Pursuers (1961 TV Series)
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Inspector Bollinger pursues criminals and scoundrels on the mean streets of London with the aid of his trusty German Shepherd dog. (30 mins.)
 
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Acapulco (1961 TV Series)
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Patrick Malone and Gregg Miles were Korean-war buddies who "retired" to a life as beachcombers in Acapulco... (30 mins.)